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The New York Mets will kick off a four-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers tonight. First pitch will be at 10:10 PM EDT.
#Mets Thurs. lineup at LA: Torres-CF, Tejada-SS, Wright-3B, Duda-RF, Hairston-LF, Davis-1B, Murphy-2B, Nickeas-C, Young-RHP
— New York Mets (@Mets) June 28, 2012
‘@Dodgers lineup vs. Mets: Gordon SS, Herrera 3B, Rivera LF, Loney 1B, Van Slyke RF, Kennedy 2B, Treanor C, Gwynn CF, Capuano P.
— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) June 28, 2012
Tonight’s Pitching Probables:
Chris Young (1-1, 3.42 ERA) will be on the hill for the Mets tonight.
Chris Capuano (9-2, 2.60 ERA) will start for the Dodgers tonight.
Let’s Go Mets!
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Ike Davis is tied for fifth in the National League with 20 RBI in June and is batting .267 (20-75) with five home runs, two behind the NL lead, this month.
Since June 9th, Davis is batting .353 (18-51) and has five multi-RBI contests during that stretch. His last seven hits have all been for extra-bases.
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Ike Davis is showing signs of getting it, both at the plate and with his demeanor.
During yesterday’s game in Chicago, Davis apologized to plate umpire Manny Gonzalez for inadvertently touching him with his glove in a dispute at first base the night before. Davis was ejected, will be fined and could be suspended for at least a game.
”I just told him I’m sorry for touching him...
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